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Alarm raised in North Dakota over high risk of Red River flooding

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Winnipeg Free Press The U.S. National Weather Service says there is more than an 80 per cent chance of major flooding along the Red River near the Manitoba border in the coming months.  Story here. Grand Forks, ND in 1997 Ken Gardner,  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

"Jeff's Earth." Our Home Planet as Photographed From Space by NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams.

Canadians are making a supersized gamble on climate and the economy

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NATIONAL OBSERVER Did you know that: We Canadians are now one of the world's largest extractors of climate pollution, per capita? We're planning one of world's biggest increases through 2030? Our relentlessly increasing extraction has become a supersized gamble that threatens both climate hope and our economic stability? DETAILS HERE.                          Part if the infrastructure awaiting approval of the  Keystone  XL pipeline. Photo by  shannonpatrick17